[dpl-helpers] DPL helpers meeting on wednesday (2013-10-09)

Stefano Zacchiroli zack at debian.org
Wed Oct 23 14:31:19 UTC 2013

On Thu, Oct 10, 2013 at 01:23:00PM +0200, Lucas Nussbaum wrote:
> Next meeting:
> $ date -ud @1382547600 
> Wed Oct 23 17:00:00 UTC 2013

My regrets for today's meeting, I won't be able to make it. Hence,
updates on the actions items assigned to me.

> zack find status of debbugs submissions over HTTP

Status is in two (intertwined) bug reports:

- http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=590269
  "create a web-based submission for use with reportbug and possibly

- http://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugreport.cgi?bug=590214
  "support for submitting bug reports via http"

in #590214 there is a patch of mine implementing a CGI capable of
receiving HTTP-wrapped MIME messages and then deliver them as mails to
debbugs via the local MTA. Possibly not the most clean approach, but
should be good enough to start with. Separately, in #590269 there is a
patch by Jean-Michel Vourgère (bug owner) that has worked on reportbug's
support, but claims that the patch is not yet to the point of being
merged. Next step is probably to get in touch with Jean-Michel about

> zack to draft questions for a survey of DDs

No progress, please re-act me on this.

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